Francisco Goya
1746-1828, Spanish

From "La Tauromaquia" (Bullfighting)
1746-1828, Spanish

Etching with aquatint, image size 8 3/8 x 12 inches, "La Tauromaquia",1816 with blindstamp, sheet size 13 7/8 x 17 3/4 inches. From the 5th edition out of 8, printed in 1921 in an edition of 200. La Tauromaquia is Goya's series of 33 etchings depicting various elements of bullfighting.

The Knife Sharpener
1746-1828, Spanish

Etching after Goya, image size: 7 3/8 x 5 3/8 inches, plate size: 9 x 7 inches, plate signed l.c., pencil signed "W Wuernle" lower left


Landscape with Sheep and Chickens
1849-1931, Belgian

This is a beautiful dusky farmyard scene by Belgian artist Eugene Remy Maes, painted in oil on canvas, 15 3/4 x 23 3/4 inches, c. 1890, signed "Th van Sluys"(a pseudonym of Maes') in the lower right corner. An inscription on the back reads "Je soussigné declare aroir pacint le tableau ci contre -Th van Sluys". This painting comes in a remarkable period frame that has been recently regilded. Maes was born in the small village of Puurs, Belgium and moved to Antwerp as a young man. He specialized in images of farm animals, such as this twilight pastoral scene.


Provincetown Bar
1903-1992, American

Lithograph printed on photo paper, possibly a photographic transfer, image size 9 5/8 x 12 1/8 inches, 1945, hand signed, dated and titled in ink.


Christmas Card 1953
1872- c.1950, American

Ink drawing, 1953, image size 10 5/8 x 7 5/8 inches.